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Vivalon 2020 Directory of Older Adult Services

Business Directory

Due to the Shelter in Place order related to COVID-19, some of the services listed in this Directory may be temporarily closed or altered. Please check with each organization for updates.

To inquire about placing an ad or adding a listing to next year’s Directory, please send us an email.

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Connects volunteers with students in public schools throughout Marin County to tutor in classrooms and on-campus after school programs. Full training and support provided to tutors.

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Dial 211 or go online for handyman referrals.

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211 connects Bay Area residents to current Health and Human Services information.

Website: aarp.org
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American Association of Retired Persons, AARP is a committed advocate for older adults on important national and state issues such as Social Security, Medicare, high utility rates, and more.

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Engages people 50+ in tutoring students in Fluency (1:00-3:00pm) in San Rafael and Novato. Use your time, talent and experience to help children succeed in school supporting literacy. Training provided.

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Free, tax preparation service for low-to-moderate income taxpayers, especially those over 50. Locations available in Marin County Counseling is offered on debt management, saving and investing, and consumer protection.

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AARP-sponsored first-time and refresher courses for drivers 50 and older. Most insurance companies offer discounts to qualified drivers 55 and over completing the course. Online or classroom instruction.

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Reuse centers throughout California which distribute gently used durable medical equipment and refurbished assistive technology devices such as refurbished computers, vision and hearing products. All at low cost to individuals with disabilities.

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We are a local network of community groups in Marin that support the development of age-friendly communities as designated by World Health Organization (WHO) and the AARP. We promote active aging, good health, and qualify of life with inclusion and respect for all.

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The Intergenerational Center, located in Corte Madera, offers quality, affordable programs featuring intergenerational and multi-generational participation, enriching the lives of people of all ages throughout Marin County.

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AgeSong Marin discussion groups provide conversation and connection for older adults who wish to explore life's third act. Small groups led by two experienced facilitators meet weekly for eight weeks at locations throughout Marin. $80 fee; scholarships available.

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Aging Action Initiative promotes a county-wide age-friendly environment, especially for those in need. Collectively created by a strong network of aging service providers through public education, policy advocacy, and service innovations.

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Aging Life Care is a holistic, client-centered approach to caring for older adults or others facing ongoing health challenges leading families to decisions that ensure quality care and optimal life.

Website: agingcare.com
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Free online community that connects people caring for elderly parents to other caregivers, personalized information, and support to its audience.

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Eat local. Shop local. Support local. Operators of eight Farmers Markets + the Rolling Root. Thursday and Sunday at the Marin Civic Center, 8:00am-1:00pm, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael.

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Group lunches provided Wednesday at 12:00pm. Donation requested: $3 (60 +), $6 (under 60).

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Offers 6,000-volume library, computer lab, a multicultural senior's program and weekly bridge games.

Website: aldersly.com
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Founded in 1921 on a Danish tradition of caring for seniors, Aldersly shows an unwavering commitment to providing a comfort and well-being to their residents in a boutique style community.

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Sign up for Alert Marin emergency notifications by going to their website.

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Alma Latina gives Spanish-speaking seniors the opportunity to meet and socialize. Meets last Tuesday of the month for lunch and an informative presentation on health and other issues.

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